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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY - Traffickers adapted to the ‘new
normal’ -- Capitalizing on people’s loss of livelihoods during the pandemic
and the increasing amount of time both adults and children were spending on
the Internet, traffickers utilized social media and other online platforms to
recruit new victims.
Traffickers have responded to the closure of bars,
clubs and massage parlors (due to lockdowns, curfews and other measures to
control the spread of COVID-19) by moving the sexual exploitation of adults
and children to private homes and apartments.
THE EFFECTS OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC ON TRAFFICKING
IN PERSONS How traffickers adapted to the ‘new normal’
and capitalized on people’s loss of livelihoods during the pandemic and on
the increased amount of time both adults and children were spending on the
A country-by-country compilation of links to
published articles concerning actual instances of human trafficking and
modern-day slavery. A student writing
a term paper related to HT could use a search engine to compile a similar
list by himself - but to do that, he would have to work his way through tens
of thousands of links that are not helpful.
Poverty can be a precursor of Human
Trafficking. It can drive people to
trust and to take chances that may lead to unfortunate circumstances that
will have tragic impact on their personal well-being and on the lives of
their families. Learning about poverty
provides background to the victimization of trafficking.
HumanTrafficking.org was a web resource for combating human trafficking. The project was implemented
by the Academy for Educational Development with funding provided by the U.S.
State Department. Its objective is to bring Government and NGOs in the East
Asia and Pacific together to cooperate and learn from each other’s
experiences in their efforts to combat human trafficking. It is not currently accessible.
Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the
human rights of people around the world.
We stand with victims and activists to prevent discrimination, to
uphold political freedom, to protect people from inhumane conduct in wartime,
and to bring offenders to justice. We
investigate and expose human rights violations and hold abusers accountable.
Freedom House is a leading advocate of the world's
young democracies, which are coping with the debilitating legacy of statism, dictatorship, and political repression. It
conducts an array of
Protection Project promotes human rights values
around the world. Its mission is to
establish an international framework for the elimination of trafficking in
persons, especially women and children.
The goal of the Protection Project is to research and document the
global scope of the problem of trafficking in persons and, through the
dissemination of relevant and timely information, to influence policy and
practice in the war against trafficking..
Published articles that may prove useful when
preparing lectures and informative talks intended for youth and for the
general public. They were culled from
Prof Patt's Human Trafficking Lecture-Resources